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Paolo Ardoino

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Meme Factory™ Stream Test #66 feat. Paolo Ardoino

The Meme Factory™ Podcast

Paolo joins the Meme Factory™ to talk about Keet. Check out our stuff 👇 mfmerch.com You can find us at 👇 memefactorytm.com twitter.com/MemeFactoryTM You can find Paolo at 👇 https://twitter.com/paoloardoino https://coinbits.app/ Visit our sponsor, Simply Bitcoin: https://www.youtube.com/simplybitcoin


31 Jan 2023

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Exploring: Tether with Paolo Ardoino, Chief Technology Officer at Tether

The Blockchain.com Podcast

In this episode, we spoke with Paolo Ardoino, Chief Technology Officer at Tether. Paolo shares what Tether is, what makes it valuable, and what makes it different from Bitcoin. The role stablecoins and Tether play to make it easier for crypto traders to transport dollars across exchanges. Paolo also discusses how Tether is the second most popular currency in Turkey, and how  Tether is helping crypto adoption by bring digital dollars to the unbanked. You can buy, sell, swap, trade and store Tether (USDT) on Blockchain.com sign up below to get started today. Sign up for a Wallet https://bit.ly/3dpcCQw Sign up to the Exchange https://bit.ly/3QzCKGP


25 Oct 2022

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SLP423 Paolo Ardoino - What’s Going on with Bitcoin in Lugano?

Stephan Livera Podcast

Paolo Ardoino (CTO Bitfinex & Tether) rejoins me on the show to chat about just what’s happening Lugano: Funding for the project Helping merchants accepting Bitcoin, USDT, Luga Why do this from the top down? Why not bottom up only? Hub & Incubator Updates on Keet Plan B Forum Links: Twitter: @paoloardoino Lugano site: https://planb.lugano.ch/planb-forum/ Sponsors: Swan Bitcoin Mempool.space Braiins.com Unchained Capital (code LIVERA) CoinKite.com(code LIVERA) Blockstream.com Stephan Livera links: Follow me on Twitter @stephanlivera Subscribe to the podcast Patreon @stephanlivera


16 Oct 2022

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Read_659 - Adoption & Digital Freedom Will Happen Through Lightning [Paolo Ardoino]

Bitcoin Audible

"Lighting Network adoption is scaling Bitcoin around the world. And it will be key to protecting our freedoms in the digital age as well." - Paolo ArdoinoToday we hit another awesome Bitcoin Magazine article on how Bitcoin is separating monetary value from the state, but that it is ultimately Lightning and its ability to fulfill the vision of P2P payments and entirely unique monetization systems that will protect the freedom of speech and allow global adoption of sound, neutral money. A great little read and a Guy's Take that will kick off the week. Check out the original and look into the incredible things Paolo is working toward at the below links.Article: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoin-adoption-freedom-via-lightningChat 71 with Paolo & Matthias: https://open.spotify.com/episode/3GnrHfuMBEzqFRfxlXRZWf?si=5e5ef3f7a6844579Plus the various amazing products: Synonym.to, Keet.io, & Holepunch.ioCheck out the tapsigner & coldcard combo in action with Nunchuk in the video mentioned in the Guy's Take:https://twitter.com/nunchuk_io/status/1574977342698496000Check out our amazing sponsors and the products that Guy uses most in the space:• Dive into the Bitcoin only wallet, the cypherpunk calculator, and a company that has built secure Bitcoin products for nearly a decade. Code BITCOINAUDIBLE gets 5% off everything in the store! (guyswann.com/coldcard)• Gets sats back every time you dump fiat at a store, to pay your bills, everything in your fiat life pays you sats with the Fold Debit Card and FoldApp. 20% OFF with code BITCOINAUDIBLE (guyswann.com/fold)• The best place to onboard a true Bitcoiner - Stack sats automatically, withdraw automatically, and learn or get help from the best team of Bitcoiners out there with Swan Bitcoin. (swanbitcoin.com/guy)• COME HANG OUT! Join us and the Swan Bitcoin team at the Pacific Bitcoin Conference in November! Get your tickets now, 10% off with code BITOCINAUDIBLE (https://www.pacificbitcoin.com/) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


4 Oct 2022

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#361: Tether, Holepunch, and Keet with Paolo Ardoino

TFTC: A Bitcoin Podcast

Join Marty as he sits down with Paolo Ardoino to discuss the history of Tether and Bitfinex. They also discuss Tether's role in hyperbitcoinization, Holepunch and Keet, and how private key authentication can help the internet become far more P2P. Follow Paolo on Twitter Check out Keet.io Shoutout to our sponsors: Unchained Capital Braiins HodlHodl Upstream Data TFTC Merch is Available: Shop Now Join the TFTC Movement: Main YT Channel Clips YT Channel Website Twitter Instagram Follow Marty Bent: Twitter Newsletter Podcast

1hr 32mins

28 Sep 2022

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SLP405 Paolo Ardoino Bitcoin Lightning, Tether & Keet

Stephan Livera Podcast

Paolo Ardoino (CTO of Bitfinex & Tether, CSO Holepunch) joins me on the show to chat about a wide range of topics: Lightning security Lightning adoption Tether reserves - Does Tether Pump Bitcoin? Tether creation/redemption process Tether audits and attestations Stablecoins and centralisation Keet & Holepunch Links: Twitter: @paoloardoino Site: Bitfinex.com Site: Tether.to/en/ Site: Keet.io Sponsors: Swan Bitcoin Mempool.space Braiins.com Voltage Unchained Capital (code LIVERA) CoinKite.com(code LIVERA)

1hr 25mins

12 Aug 2022

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Ep. 451 - Digital Currency Summit Preview With Paolo Ardoino of Bitfinex


In this episode of CRYPTO 101, brought to you by iTrust Capital, we talk to Paolo Ardoino of Bitfinex about the progressive and optimistic future of crypto despite recent market drawdowns. Paolo Ardoino is also featured in the upcoming Digital Currency Summit amongst 47 top crypto expert speakers. The event is hosted by Bryce Paul & Aaron Malone and is free to attend! To register, visit: https://www.digitalcurrencysummit.com/ Sponsored link: iTrust.Capital/CRYPTO101 Guest Links: https://twitter.com/paoloardoino https://www.bitfinex.com/ https://twitter.com/bitfinex Show Links: https://CRYPTO101podcast.com Patreon: www.patreon.com/user?u=8429526 Twitter: https://twitter.com/Crypto101Pod https://twitter.com/BrycePaul101 https://instagram.com/crypto_101 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/101Crypto https://www.facebook.com/CRYPTO101Podcast THIS IS NOT FINANCIAL OR LEGAL ADVICE © Copyright 2022 Boardwalk Flock, LLC All Rights Reserved ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Fog by DIZARO https://soundcloud.com/dizarofr Creative Commons — Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported — CC BY-ND 3.0 Free Download / Stream: http://bit.ly/Fog-DIZARO Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/lAfbjt_rmE8 ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brandsPrivacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy


12 Jul 2022

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Breaking Down the Growth Rally, The Bull Case for Software and Semis & Tether CTO Paolo Ardoino on the Stablecoin Ecosystem 7/8/22


Our anchors begin today’s show breaking down the rally in growth stocks with CNBC’s Dom Chu, and Goldman Sachs Asset Management Portfolio Manager Brook Dane joins with his bull case for software and semiconductors. Then, Former Square Executive Chairman Jackie Reses offers her outlook for fintech, and CNBC’s Steve Kovach highlights the week’s gains for mega-cap tech names. Next, CNBC’s Steve Liesman covers recent comments from Fed Governor Lael Brainard on the crypto space, and stablecoin Tether Chief Technology Officer Paolo Ardoino shares his insight amid the broader turbulence hitting digital currencies. Later, our Julia Boorstin recaps her interview with Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei from the Sun Valley conference, covering M&A, the expansion of Formula 1 and more.


8 Jul 2022

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120. The Future of Stablecoins with Paolo Ardoino

The Bitcoin Standard Podcast

Has Saifedean changed his mind on stablecoins? After handling $7b of redemptions in 48 hours, has USDT proven its resilience? Could regulated fiat banks handle this level of redemption? What happens to stablecoins if their adoption continues to grow? Can they replace foreign central banks as dollar providers to the world? Will they become major holders of US Treasuries? How will central banks deal with stablecoins? Are stablecoins a gateway to bitcoin? Can USDT be built on top of bitcoin's lightning network? This seminar hosts one of the leaders in the industry: Paolo Ardoino, CTO of Bitfinex and Tether to discuss these questions and a lot more on why Bitfinex positions itself as a "bitcoin first" exchange, its goals in Latin America, their work shaping El Salvador's new securities law, and their bitcoin education efforts.ReferencesPaolo on Twitter.Bitfinex official website.Blog post announcing Bitfinex's role in designing a El Salvador securities law.Paolo discussion of Bitfinex hack on YouTube.Plan ₿ summer school in Lugano.Bitfinex PayArticle on launch of Tether Mexican Peso.Saifedean’s first book, The Bitcoin Standard.Saifedean’s second book, The Fiat Standard.Enjoyed this episode? You can take part in podcast seminars, access Saifedean’s courses – including his new course ECO22: The Fiat Standard – and read chapters of his forthcoming books by becoming a Saifedean.com member. Find out more here.

1hr 48mins

4 Jul 2022

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#873 Is Tether Actually Backed By Real Money? w/ Paolo Ardoino

The Pomp Podcast

Paolo Ardoino is the CTO of Tether and Bitfinex.In this conversation, we discuss some of the controversial rumors around Tether, it's backing to the U.S. dollar, how Tether is audited and how Paolo is working to push the industry forward.=======================Fundrise is the largest direct-to-investor real estate investment platform out there, giving you the opportunity to achieve upside of an asset class previously reserved for institutions and high net worth individuals.That’s right, Fundrise is making high-end private market real estate investing accessible to everyone via an easy-to-use, automated platform. See for yourself how over 190,000 investors have built a better portfolio with private real estate. It takes just a few minutes to get started with as little as $10. Go to http://Fundrise.com/Pomp today and, for a limited time, get $10 when you place your first investment. That’s Fundrise.com/Pomp=======================The Pod Pro Cover by Eight Sleep is the most advanced solution on the market for thermoregulation. It pairs dynamic cooling and heating with biometric tracking. Go to https://www.eightsleep.com/Pomp to check out the Pod Pro Cover and save $150 at checkout. Eight Sleep currently ships within the USA, Canada, and the UK.=======================Since 2018 Copper has been at the forefront of institutional digital asset development. From award winning custody solutions, to creating the first truly off-exchange settlement function, Copper pioneers technology, products, and services, in lock-step with a rapidly changing world.  No other infrastructure provider covers as many assets, across as many exchanges, with the speed and security that Copper can offer. To learn how Copper helps the world’s largest institutional investors secure their digital assets, head over to copper.co Copper - the unfair advantage.=======================


20 Mar 2022